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140195 VU Islam: Phenomena, Developments and Analyses II (2019W)

Continuous assessment of course work

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first served).

Details

max. 30 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Bi-weekly blocked seminar

Wednesday 09.10. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum Arabica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-27
Wednesday 23.10. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum Arabica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-27
Wednesday 06.11. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum Arabica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-27
Wednesday 20.11. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum Arabica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-27
Wednesday 04.12. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum Arabica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-27
Wednesday 15.01. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum Arabica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-27
Wednesday 29.01. 13:15 - 16:30 Seminarraum Arabica UniCampus Hof 4 2D-O1-27

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

Thorough understanding of the development of Islam and of phenomena regarded as Islamic or Muslim,viewed in historical and contemporary transnational perspective. This time the focus lies on modern religious, social, cultural and political manifestations of Islam at the eastern and western fringes of its distribution: i.e. in Southeast Asia and the Americas.
Capability to work with relevant primary and secondary sources in German and English mandatory. Capability to work with Arabic primary sources desirable.

Assessment and permitted materials

Active participation in discussions of assigned readings, oral presentation

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Minimum requirement for successful completion of the course is active participation and physical presence (2 absences will be tolerated), as well as the positively evaluated delivery of an oral presentation. Grading will be based on the achievements in participation and oral presentation at a 50:50 ratio.

Examination topics

no exam

Reading list

Will be made accessible via moodle

Association in the course directory

RP-1, WM-18

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